The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Rapid (Schooner), 17 May 1856


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A schooner of about 300 tons, built for Walter Joy, was to be launched this morning by Messrs. Van Slyke, Notter & Co. She goes into the coal trade. The same ship builders will also launch this afternoon the prop. ADRIATIC, for Messrs. Bancroft. She is of heavy tonnage, and is to run between Detroit and Dunkirk in the N.Y. & Erie Railroad line.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      May 17, 1856 2-5

The schooner launched by Van Slyke, Notter & Co. for Andrew Scott and Capt. Morton, of Erie and Lewis P. Joy, of this city, has been named the RAPID. She will measure about 260 tons burthen.
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      May 24, 1856 2-5


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Newspaper
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launch Buffalo
Date of Original:
1856
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Local identifier:
McN.E.5531
Language of Item:
English
Donor:
William R. McNeil
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Rapid (Schooner), 17 May 1856